Dr. McGough enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults. Her special interests include depression, anxiety, self-harming behaviors, life transitions, behavior problems and parenting skills. Her approach is strengths based, straight-forward, supportive and nonjudgmental. In working with children and adolescents, Dr. McGough involves family members when appropriate to address family dynamics and help parents. Dr. McGough has specialized training in providing Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) to address difficulties with controlling emotions.
Has worked in a variety of settings, including community mental health centers, day treatment programs, university counseling centers, and emergency departments.
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